IRS News From Around the Nation

The deadline for HSA and IRA contributions for victims in areas affected by a disaster declaration issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, follow the deadline extension for filing tax returns in:

  • Alabama - August 2, 2021
  • Kentucky - June 30, 2021
  • Louisiana - June 15, 2021 or August 16, 2021,
  • Oklahoma - June 15, 2021
  • Tennessee - August 2, 2021
  • Texas - June 15, 2021
  • West Virginia - June 30, 2021

Around the Nation provides IRS news specific to local areas, primarily disaster relief or tax provisions that affect certain states.

To reach an office in your area see local IRS contact information

Review the list of recent tax relief provided by the IRS in disaster situations based on FEMA's declarations of individual assistance. See also the IRS pages for Hurricane Harvey, Hurricanes Irma and Maria, California Wildfires, Hurricane Florence, Hurricane Michael and Hurricane Dorian.

For Around the Nation news releases from 2002 through 2016, visit the Around the Nation News Release Archive page.